List of I.S. Codes



4. List of frequently used I.S. Codes

INDIAN STANSARDS FOR BUILDING WORKS BUILDING CONTRUCTIONS PRACTICE

Sl.No.

Specification for

Indian Standard No.

1.

Design of Structural Timber (Fourth revision)

88.:1994

2.

Structural use of un-reinforced masonry (Third Revision)

1905 : 1987

3.

Brick Work (First revision)

2212:1991

4.

Construction of floor roof with joists and filler blocks: Part –I with hollow concrete filler block

6061(part-I):1971

5.

Construction of floor & roof with joists & filler block: Part 2 with hollow clay blocks joints and hollow clay filler block

6061 (part -2) : 1981

6.

Construction of floor and roof with joists & filler blocks: Part 3 precast hollow clay block joints and hollow clay filler block

6061 (Part 3): 1981

7.

Construction of floor roof with joists & filler blocks: Part 4 with hollow clay block slab panels

6061 (Part 4): 1981

8.

Anti-termite measures in buildings part I constructional measures (First Revision)

6313 (Part 1): 1981

9.

Anti-termite measures in buildings : Part 2 pre constructional

Chemical treatment measures (First Revision) (Amendment No.5)

6313 (Part 2) :1981

10.

Antitermite measures in buildings Part 3 Existing buildings (First Revision)  (Amendment No. 4)

6313 (Part 3): 1981

11.

Installation of Joints in concrete pavements (First revision)

6509 : 1985

12.

Construction of reinforced brick and R.B.C floor and roofs

10440:1993

13.

Setting out of buildings

11134:1984

14.

No fines cast in situ cement concrete

12727 :1989

15.

Sand for masonary mortars (first revision)

2116:1980

16.

Polysulphide base joints sealants : Part 1 General requirements

11433 (Part 1) :

1985

17.

Polysulphide base joints sealants : Part 2 General requirements Methods of test

11433 (Part 2) :

1986

18.

Polysulphide based sealants: Part 1. General requirement

12118 (Part 1) :

1987

19.

Polysulphide based sealants : Part 2 methods of test

12118 (Part 2) :

1987

20.

Field slaking of building lime & preparation of putty (2nd revision)

1653 : 1992

21.

Preparation of use of lime puzzolona mixture concrete in Building & Roads (1st revision)

5817 : 1992

22.

Method of field testing of building lime (1st revision)

1624 : 1986

CEMENT & CONCRETE

23.

Plain & reinforced concrete (Fourth revision)

456 : 2000

24.

Prestressed Concrete (first revision) (Amendment No 1)

1343 : 1980

25.

Concrete structures for the storage of liquids: Part I general requirements (Amendment No 1)

3370 (Part 1) : 1965

26.

Concrete structures for the storage of liquids: Part 2 Reinforced concrete structures (Amendment No-2)

3370 (Part 2) : 1967

27.

Concrete structure for the storage of liquids: Part 3 Prestressed concrete structures (Amendment No I)

3370 (Part 3) : 1967

28.

Concrete structures for the storage of liquids Part 4: Design table (Amendment No. 2)

3370 (Part 4) : 1967

29.

Use of immersion vibrators for consolidating concrete (first revision)

3558 : 1983

30.

Extreme Weather concreting: Recommended practice for hot weather concreting. (Amendment No. 1)

7861 (Part 1) 1975

31.

Extreme Weather concreting: Recommended practice for hot weather concreting. (Amendment No. 1)

7861 (Part 2): 1981

32.

Methods of non-destructive testing of concrete : Part 1 Ultrasonic pulse velocity

13311 (Part 1) :

1992

33.

Methods of non-destructive testing of concrete: Part 2: Rebound hammer

13311 (Part 2) :

1992

34.

Methods of Sampling & analysis of concrete

1199 : 1959

35.

Recommended guidelines for concrete mix design

10262 : 1982

36.

Concrete slump test apparatus

7320 : 1974

37.

Ready mixed concrete (2nd revision)

4926:2003

38.

Artificial lightweight aggregates for concrete masonary units

9142 : 1979

 

CEMENT MATRIX PRODUCT

Sl.No.

Specification for

Indian Standard No.

39.

Construction of lightweight concrete block masonry

6042:1969

40.

Concrete masonry units Part I Hollow and Solid concrete blocks (Second Revision) (Amendment No 1)

2185 :(Part 1) : 1979

41.

Concrete masonry units Part 2 Hollow and Solid lightweight concrete blocks (first revision)

2185 : (Part 2) : 1983

42.

Reinforced concrete fence posts (First Revision)

4996 : 1984

43.

Precast concrete coping blocks (First Revision)

5751 : 1984

44.

Precast concrete kerbs (first revision)

5758 : 1984

45.

Precast reinforced concrete door & window frames (first revision)

6523 : 1983

46.

Precast reinforced concrete plant guards

9375 : 1979

47.

Precast concrete septic tanks

9872:1981

48.

Precast concrete blocks for lintels and sills (Amendment No-I)

9893 :1981

49.

Precast concrete manhole covers and frames: Part 1 Covers (Amendment No 3)

12592 (Part 1) : 1988

50.

Precast concrete manhole covers and frames : Part 2 frames

12592 (Part 2) : 1991

 

CLAY PRODUCTS FOR BUILDING

Sl.No

Specifications For

Indian Standard No.

 

Common burnt clay building bricks (Fifth Revision)

1077:1992

 

Heavy duty burnt clay building bricks ( Third Revision)

2180:1988

 

Burnt clay flat terracing tiles : Part 1 Machine made (Second Rev.)

2690(Part-1) :1993

 

Burnt clay flat terracing tiles : Part 2 Hand Made (Second Rev.) Revision) Burnt clay facing bricks (Second Revision) Burnt clay paving bricks (Second Revision

2691(Part-II):1992

2691 : 1988

3583 : 1988

 

CONCRETE REINFORCEMENT

Sl.No

Specifications For

Indian Standard No.

57

Mild steel and medium tensile steel bars and hard drawn steel wire for concrete reinforcement Part 1 Mild Steel and medium tensile Steel bars (Third Revision)

Mild steel and medium tensile steel bars and hard drawn steel wire for concrete reinforcement Part 2 Hard Drawn Steel wire (Third Revision)

High strength deformed steel bars and wires for concrete reinforcement (Third Revision) Amendment No.1

432 (Part 10 : 1982

432 (Part –II) : 1982

1786:1985

 

CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT

Sl.No

Specifications For

Indian Standard No.

60

Unified nomenclature of workmen for civil engineering

10302 : 198

 

 

DOOR, WINDOWS AND SHUTTERS

Sl.No

Specifications For

Indian Standard No.

61.

Aluminium doors, windows and ventilators

1948 : 1961

62.

Aluminium windows for industrial building (Amendment No.1)

1949 : 1961

63.

Wooden flush doors shutters (Cellular and hollow core type ) : Part 2Particle board and hard board face panels (Third revision)

2191 : (Part 2) :

1983

64.

Wooden flush doors shutters (Solid core type) Part-1 Ply wood face panels (Sixth Revision)

2202 (Part 1) : 1999

65.

Wooden flush doors shutters (Solid core type) Part-2 particle board face panels and hard board (Third Revision)

2202 (Part 2) : 1983

66.

Steel doors frames (Second Revision) (Amendment No.2)

4351 : 2003

67.

Wooden side sliding doors

4962 : 1968

68.

Collapsible gate

10521 : 1983

 

EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

69.

Earthquake resistant design & construction of buildings (Second Revision) (Amendment No. 1)

4326:1993

70.

Criteria for earthquake resistant design of structures (Fourth Revision) (Amendment No. 1)

1893:2002

71.(a)

Improving earthquake resistant low strength masonry buildings – Guidelines (Amendment No. 1)

13828:1993

71(b)

Ductile detailing of reinforced concrete structure subjected to seismic forces

13920:1993

 

FIRE FIGHTING

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

72.

Selection, installation and maintenance of automatic fire detection and alarm system (Second Revision)

2189:1988

73.

Selection, installation and maintenance of portable first aid fire extinguishers (Third Revision)

2190:1992

74.

Installation and maintenance of internal fire hydrants and hose reels on premises (First Revision)

3844:1989

75.

Selection, Operation and maintenance of special fire fighting appliances: Part:1 combined foam and crash tender

5896(Part 1) : 1970

 

FIRE SAFETY

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

76.

Fire Safety of building (General) : General Principles of fire grading & classification (First Revision)

1641:1988

77.

Fire Safety of buildings (General) : Details of construction (First Revision)

1642:1989

78.

Fire safety of buildings (General) : Exposure hazard construction (First Revision)

1643:1988

 

FLOORING, WALL FINISHING & ROOFING

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

79.

Chequered Cement concrete tiles specification

13801:1993

80.

Magnesium ox chloride composition floors (Second Revision)

658:1982

81.

Laying Bitumen mastic flooring (Second Revision)

1196:1978

82.

Laying of rubber floors (First Revision)

1197:1970

83.

Laying, fixing and maintenance of linoleum floor (First Revision)

1198:1982

84.

Application of cement and cement lime plaster finishes (First Revision)

1661:1972

85.

Laying in situ terrazzo floor finish (First Revision)

2114:1984

86

Application of lime plaster finish (First Revision)

2394:1984

87.

External rendered finishes

2402:1963

88.

Laying in-situ cement concrete flooring (First Revision)

2571:1970

89.

Use of silicate type chemical resistant mortars (First Revision)

4441:1980

90.

White washing and colour washing

6278 1971

91.

Laying of bitumen mastic flooring for industries handling LPG and

other light hydrocarbon products

13074:1991

92.

Bitumen mastic for flooring (Second Revision)

1195:1978

93.

Cement concrete flooring Tiles(First Revision)

1237:1980

94.

Sand for plaster(Second Revision)

1542:1992

 

FUNCTIONAL RQUIREMENT IN BUILDINGS

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

95.

Sound Insulation of non-industrial buildings (Ammendment No.1)

1950: 1962

96.

Acoustical design of auditoriums and conference halls (Amendment No. 1)

2526:1963

97.

Industrial ventilation of residential buildings(First revision)

3103:1975

98.

Noise reduction in industrial buildings

3483:1965

99.

Acoustics in buildings

9736:1981

100.

Sound Insulation of building and of building elements: part 1 Airborne sound insulation in buildings and of building elements

11050(Part-1) : 1984

101.

Sound Insulation of building and of building elements: part 2 impact sound insulation in buildings and of building elements

11050(Part-2):1984

102.

Rating of Sound Insulation of building and of building elements: part 3 Airborne sound insulation of facade elements and facades

11050(Part-3):1984

103.

Buildings and facilities for the physically handicapped(first revision)

4963:1987

104.

Orientation of buildings:Part1 Non-industrial buildings

7662(Part1) : 1974

 

HILL AREA DEVELOPMENT ENGINEERING

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

105.

Retaining wall for hill area : Part 1 Selection type of wall

14458(Part-1):1998

106.

Retaining wall for hill area : Part 2 Design of retaining /breast walls

14458(Part2):1997

107.

Retaining wall for hill area :Part 3 Construction of dry stone walls

14458(Part-3) : 1998

108.

Land slide controls

14680:1999

 

HOUSING

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

109.

Design and construction of floors and roofs with precast reinforced planks and RC joists

13994:1994

110.

Design and construction of floors and roofs with prefabricated brick panel

14142:1994

111.

Construction of floor and roof with RC channel units

14215:1994

112.

precast reinforced concrete planks and joists for flooring and roofing

13990:1994

113.

prefabricated brick panel and partially precast concrete joists for flooring and roofing

14143:1994

114.

precast reinforced concrete channel unit for construction of floors and roofs

14201:1994

115.

Precast L-panel units for roofing

14241:1994

 

METHODS OF MEASUREMENT OF WORKS OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

116.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 1; Earthwork(fourth revision)

1200(part1):1992

117.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 2 concrete(third revision)

1200(part2):1974

118.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 3 brickwork(third revision)

1200(part3):1976

119.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 4 Stone masonry(third revision)

1200(part4):1976

120.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 5 form work(third revision) (Amendment no-1)

1200(part5):1982

121.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 6 Refractory work(second revision)

1200(part6):1974

122.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 7 Hardware(Second revision) (Amendment no-2)

1200(part7):1972

123.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 8 Steel Work & Iron Work(fourth revision)

1200(part8):1993

124.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 9 Roof covering(including cladding)( Second revision) (Amendment no-1)

1200(part9):1973

125.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 10 Ceiling & Lining(Second revision) (Amendment no-2)

1200(part10):1973

126.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 11Paving,floor finishes, dado & skirting(Third revision) (Amendment no-1)

1200(part11):1977

127.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 12 Plastering & Pointing (Third revision)

1200(part12):1976

128.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 13 white washing, colour Washing, distempering & painting of building surfaces(fifth revision)

1200(part13):1994

 

METHODS OF MEASUREMENT OF WORKS OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

129.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 14 Glazing (Third revision)

1200(Part14):1984

130.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 15painting, polishing, varnishing etc. (fourth revision)

1200(part15):1987

131.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 16 laying of water & sewer lines including appurtenant items (third revision)

1200(part16):1979

132.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 18demolition & dismantling(third revision)

1200(part18):1974

133.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 19 Water supply, plumbing & drains (third revision)

1200(part19):1981

134.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 21 Wood work & joinery (second revision) (Amendment no-1)

1200(part 21):1973

135.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 22materials

1200(part22):1982

136.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 23 pilling(fourth revision)

1200(part23):1988

137.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 24 Well foundation (third revision)

1200(part24):1983

138.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 27 Earth work done by mechanical appliances

1200(part27):1992

139.

Measurements of building and civil engineering works: Part 28 Sound insulation works

1200(part28):1992

140.

Measurements of plinth, carpet & rentable area of buildings (first revision) (Amendment no-3)

3861:1975

 

PAINTING, VARNISHING AND ALLIED FINISHES

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

141.

Painting of ferrous metals in buildings: Part 1 Pretreatment(first revision)

1477(part1):1971

142.

Painting of ferrous metals in buildings: Part 2 Painting (first revision)

1477(part2):1971

143.

Finishing of wood & wood based materials: Part 1 operations and workmanship

2338(part1):1967

144.

Finishing of wood & wood based materials: Part 2 Schedules

2338(part2):1967

145.

Painting concrete, masonry and plastered surfaces :Part 1 operations and workmanship (first revision)

2395(part 1):1994

146.

Painting concrete, masonry and plastered surfaces :Part 2 Schedules (first revision)

2395(part 2):1994

 

PUBLIC HEALTH ENGINEERING

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

147.

Basic requirement for water supply drainage and sanitation (Fourth revision)

1172:1993

148.

Building drainage (Second revision)

1742:1983

149.

Selection, installation and maintenance of sanitary appliances (Second revision)

2064:1983

150.

Water supply in building(Second revision)

2065:1983

151.

Installation of septic tanks: Part 1 design, criteria and construction (Second revision)

2470(part 1):1985

152.

Installation of septic tanks: Part 2 secondary treatment and disposal of septic tank effluent (Second revision)

2470(part 2):1985

153.

Laying of cast iron pipes (Second revision)

3114:1994

154.

Ancillary structures in sewerage system: Part 1 Manholes (First revision)

4111(Part 1):1986

155.

Ancillary structures in sewerage system: Part 2 flushing tanks (First revision)

4111(Part 2):1986

156.

Laying of glazed stoneware pipes (First revision)

4127:1983

157.

Sanitary pipe works above ground for buildings (First revision)

5329:1983

158.

Plumbing in multistoried buildings: Part 1Water supply

12183(part 1):1987

159.

Drainage of building‘s basement

12251:1987

 

SAFETY IN CONSTRUCTION

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

160

Steel tubular scaffolding:Part2 Safety regulations for scaffolding

4014(part 2):1967

161.

Preventive measures against hazards at work places: Part 1 falling material hazards prevention

13416(part 1):1992

162.

Preventive measures against hazards at work places: Part 2 fall prevention

13416(part 2):1992

163.

Preventive measures against hazards at work places: Part3 disposal of debris

13416(part 3):1994

164.

Preventive measures against hazards at work places: Part4 timber structures

13416(part 4):1994

165.

Preventive measures against hazards at work places: Part5 timber structures

13416(part 5):1994

 

STONES

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

166

Marble (blocks, slabs and titles)

1130:1969

167

Sanstone 9slabs and titles) (First revision)

3622:1977

STRUCTURAL SAFETY

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

168.

Design loads (other than earthquake) for buildings and structures Part 1 Dead Load-unit weights of building

875(PART1):1987

169.

Design loads (other than earthquake) for buildings and structures Part 2 Imposed Load (Second revision)

875(PART2):1987

STRUCTURAL SECTIONS

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

170.

Aluminium bulb angles Marine application (first

revision)

6449:1987

171.

Aluminium channels (first revision)

3921:1985

172.

Aluminium equal leg angles (first revision)

3908:1986

173.

Aluminium I-beam(first revision)

5384:1985

174.

Aluminium T-bars for Marine application(first revision)

6475:1987

175.

Aluminium T sections (first revision)

6445:1985

176.

Aluminium unequal leg angles (first revision)

3909:1986

177.

Light Gauge structural steel sections (revised)

811:1987

TIMBER AND TIMBER STORES

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

178.

Door and Window shutters and frames

12896:1990

179.

Furniture and cabinets

13662:1993

180.

Bamboos for structural purposes

9096:1979

WATER PROOFING AND DAMP PROOFING

Sl.No.

Specifications for

Indian Standard No.

181.

Lime concrete for a water proofed roof finish (second revision)

3036:1992

182.

Application of bituminous mastic for water proofing of roofs

4365:1967

183.

Water proofing of underground water reservoirs and swimming pools (first revision)

6494:1988

184.

Damp-proofing using bituminous mastic

7198:1974

185.

Bituminous mastic for use in water proofing of roofs (first revision)

3037:1986

186.

Silicon based water repellents

12027:1987

For overall guidance and reference latest edition of National Building Code of India, may be consulted.

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